.NET Framework June 2018 Security and Quality Rollup

Today, we are releasing the June 2018 Security and Quality Rollup. Security No new security fixes. See .NET Framework May 2018 Security and Quality Rollup for the latest security updates. Quality and Reliability This release contains the following quality and reliability improvements. CLR Fix the binary serialization compatibility issue for CultureAwareComparer class [620693] Note: Additional… Read more

Announcing .NET Framework 4.8 Early Access build 3621!

Today, we are happy to share the .NET Framework 4.8 Early Access build 3621 for your feedback. This is one of the in-development builds of the next version of the .NET Framework. The changes in this build have been functionally validated by the .NET teams. We would love your help to ensure this is a high quality and… Read more

Announcing ML.NET 0.2

Last month at //Build 2018, we released ML.NET 0.1, a cross-platform, open source machine learning framework. We would like to thank the community for the engagement so far in helping us shape ML.NET. Today we are releasing ML.NET 0.2. This release focuses on adding new ML tasks like clustering, making it easier to validate models,… Read more

Announcing .NET Core 2.1

We’re excited to announce the release of .NET Core 2.1. It includes improvements to performance, to the runtime and tools. It also includes a new way to deploy tools as NuGet packages. We’ve added a new primitive type called Span<T> that operates on data without allocations. There are many other new APIs, focused on cryptography,… Read more

Announcing Entity Framework Core 2.1

Today we are excited to announce the release of Entity Framework (EF) Core 2.1. This is the latest production-ready release of our open-source and cross-platform data access technology. We are releasing today alongside .NET Core 2.1 and ASP.NET Core 2.1. EF Core 2.1 targets .NET Standard 2.0 and so also runs on .NET Core 2.0… Read more

.NET Framework May 2018 Preview of Quality Rollup for Windows 10 April 2018 Update (version 1803)

Today, we are releasing the May 2018 Preview of Quality Rollup for Windows 10 April 2018 Update (version 1803). Quality and Reliability This release contains the following quality and reliability improvements. CLR Resolves an issue in WindowsIdentity.Impersonate where handles were not being explicitly cleaned up. [581052] Resolves an issue in deserialization when using a collection,… Read more

.NET Framework May 2018 Preview of Quality Rollup for Windows 10 1709 (Fall Creators Update)

Today, we are releasing the May 2018 Preview of Quality Rollup for Windows 10 1709 (Fall Creators Update). Quality and Reliability This release contains the following quality and reliability improvements. CLR Resolves an issue in deserialization when using a collection, for example, ConcurrentDictionary by ignoring casing. [524135] Resolves instances of high CPU usage with background… Read more

.NET Framework May 2018 Preview of Quality Rollup for Windows 10

Today, we are releasing the May 2018 Preview of Quality Rollup for Windows 10 1703 (Creators Update) and Windows 10 1607 (Anniversary Update). Quality and Reliability This release contains the following quality and reliability improvements. CLR Resolves an issue in deserialization when using a collection, for example, ConcurrentDictionary by ignoring casing. [524135] Resolves instances of… Read more

.NET Framework May 2018 Preview of Quality Rollup

Today, we are releasing the May 2018 Preview of Quality Rollup. Quality and Reliability This release contains the following quality and reliability improvements. CLR Resolves an issue in WindowsIdentity.Impersonate where handles were not being explicitly cleaned up. [581052] Resolves an issue in deserialization when using a collection, for example, ConcurrentDictionary by ignoring casing. [524135] Removes… Read more

.NET Core May 2018 Update

Today, we are releasing the .NET Core May 2018 Update. This update includes .NET Core 2.1.200 SDK and ASP.NET Core 2.0.8. Security Microsoft is releasing this security advisory to provide information about a vulnerability in .NET Core and .NET native version 2.0. This advisory also provides guidance on what developers can do to update their… Read more